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One on One: How Daryl Hall gives fans the club experience on Hall & Oates’ arena tour

Mick Rock/Wolfson EntertainmentAfter a two-week break, Daryl Hall & John Oates resume their tour with Train tonight in Montreal. If you’re planning to check out the tour, you’ll see Daryl putting his experience as a club owner to good use. The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer owns his own venue — Daryl’s House in Pawling, NY — and he …

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Graham Nash says there will be no more CSN or CSNY, then admits he could change his mind

Credit: Amy Grantham Graham Nash is currently touring Europe in support of his new solo compilation, Over the Years…, but his fans continue to wonder if he’ll finally end his years-long feud with David Crosby to pave the way for a Crosby, Stills & Nash reunion. “There will be no [more] Crosby, Stills & Nash or Crosby, Stills, Nash & …

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Watch video for version of U2’s “Love Is Bigger than Anything in Its Way” remixed by alt-rocker Beck

InterscopeLast month, U2 released a remix of its new tune “Love Is Bigger than Anything in Its Way” that was created by Grammy-winning alternative rocker Beck. Now, the Irish band has debuted an official video for the remix on its official YouTube channel. The stop-motion animated clip is basically a painting come to life, and ends up as a metaphor …

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New “Summer of Loggins” web series features Kenny Loggins sharing stories about his classic songs

Credit: Leslie Hassler Kenny Loggins has teamed up with Adam Reader, the online music expert and interviewer known as the Professor of Rock, for a new series of web documentaries that will feature Loggins sharing the stories behind some of his best-known tunes. Dubbed the Summer of Loggins, the series will feature a new weekly installment premiering each Tuesday at …

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Has Mick Jagger been jinxing his favorite soccer teams?

Jean Catuffe/Getty ImagesSome English soccer fans have charged Rolling Stones singer Mick Jagger with jinxing whatever team he supports, including his home country’s, and the outcome of Wednesday’s World Cup semi-final match in Moscow, a 2-1 loss to Croatia, has done nothing to change that. Jagger was in the stands Wednesday rooting for England, but the loss continues an apparent …

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Elton John and Prince Harry teaming up to launch new coalition at International AIDS Conference

Greg Gorman/PRNewsfoto/Elton John AIDS FoundationElton John and Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, have announced that they’ll be launching a new global coalition focused on improving access to HIV testing and treatment for men. The coalition and its new campaign will be unveiled at the 2018 International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam on July 24. “Two years ago at the 21st …

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Paul Simon reimagines songs from his back catalog on new studio album, “In the Blue Light,” due in September

Legacy RecordingsOn September 7, a couple of weeks before the end of his Homeward Bound — The Farewell Tour, Paul Simon will release a new studio album called In the Blue Light. The 10-track collection features new versions of some of the folk-rock legend’s favorite tunes from his back catalog, incorporating jazz and classical influences. “This album consists of songs …

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Eric Burdon, Patti Smith, Bob Weir to perform at 2018 Pathway to Paris concert

Marianna Burdon; FerialFounding Animals frontman Eric Burdon, Patti Smith and The Grateful Dead‘s Bob Weir will perform at 2018 Pathway to Paris concert, taking place September 14 at The Masonic in San Francisco. As with previous Pathway to Paris shows, the upcoming concert aims to raise awareness about climate change, and will specifically focus on “the potential for cities to …

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Historic recording by Beatles predecessor group The Quarrymen made 60 years ago today

George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney circa 1960 (Keystone/Getty Images)Today marks the 60th anniversary of a famous recording session by the Beatles predecessor group The Quarrymen, marking the first time that John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison recorded together. On July 12, 1958, the band, which also featured drummer Colin Hanton and pianist John “Duff” Lowe, entered a studio …

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Madonna, Barbra Streisand make “Forbes” magazine’s list of America’s Richest Self-Made Women

Kevin Winter/Getty Images via ABC; ABC/Ida Mae AstuteMadonna, Celine Dion and Barbra Streisand have landed on Forbes magazine’s list of America’s Richest Self-Made Women. Madonna comes in at #26, making her America’s wealthiest female musician. Forbes puts her estimated net worth at $590 million. Dion ranks at #46 with an estimated net worth of $430 million. Despite Celine being Canadian …

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